Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and last minute gift ideas for your boyfriend or husband can leave you feeling stumped. The perfect Valentine’s day gift can be difficult to pick and we all know that shopping for presents for your significant other can be incredibly stressful. This Valentine’s Day, Evolved Threads is simplifying the gift search with a list of our Top Ten gift ideas that are sure to make this a holiday to remember. After all, what says “I Love You” more than giving your dude something really cool that he is genuinely proud to show off? So take a look at these American Made Men’s gift ideas, produced by some of our favorite brands, that are sure to win him over on February 14th.
Hickey Freeman’s Black Glazed Napa Calf Belt
While your first thought may not be keeping his pants on this Valentine’s Day, you’ll still want to make sure your man looks his best while his clothes are on. Hickey Freeman’s Black Glazed Napa Calf Belt is the perfect solution; it’s a classic touch to any wardrobe. This made in the USA belt is lined with the finest nubuck leather and will last a lifetime. Worn dressy or casual, the careful craftsmanship of skilled artisans is immediately evident in this handsome belt and is sure to impress even the most discerning gentleman.
Shinola Monogrammed Medium Hard Linen Journal
What better way to capture the memory of this Valentine’s Day than with one of Shinola’s awesome hard-linen journals. These American-made diaries feature a smyth-sewn binding, making them extremely durable while ensuring the pages always lie perfectly flat. Manufactured in the United States out of US-sourced components, this is a gift you can feel really good about purchasing. Shinola’s journals are made from acid-free paper and sourced from sustainably managed American forests. As a finishing touch, Shinola will monogram the book for free, making this about as personal as can be.
Topo X Woolrich Klettersack Backpack
If you’re really looking for an iconic piece for your active man, check out one of Topo Designs’ coolest collaboration pieces. Topo teamed up with the historic American outdoor brand Woolrich® to put a new spin on some of their timeless fabrics. Based off their classic design, Topo constructed this Klettersack using Woolrich’s high-quality, made in USA woolen fabrics and finished it with rich leather accents.
Details like a lined inner compartment, leather lash tabs and base, and extra large YKK zippers make this bag the ideal travel companion whether you’re hiking in the hills or just getting around town. All of Topo Designs x Woolrich Klettersacks are handmade in Colorado and guaranteed for life.
Iron and Resin Snake Bite Bottle Opener
Need a Valentine’s Day gift for the guy who has everything? How about a gift that says “Happy Valentine’s Day” without coming off too strong. Iron and Resin’s Snake Bite Keychain Bottle Opener is super cool and totally understated. Made right here in the states entirely from U.S. sourced materials like military grade kydex eyelits, once this makes it’s way onto his key chain, it’s sure to never come off. It’s a totally discreet and casual gift and is completely affordable.
Lotuff Leather Folding Card Wallet
Lotuff produces some of the coolest wallets around making this is a Valentine’s gift he’s sure to carry with him everywhere he goes. Made with hand-selected, tumbled, vegetable-tanned leather, the Folding Card Wallet is distinguished by a design that folds the leather back upon itself to create an interior finish that is the same as the exterior. This handsome and understated men’s wallet has polished edges, holds six cards, presents some of Lotuff’s best needlework and not to mention, is perfectly priced. It is small enough for a hip pocket, and it rides unseen inside a jacket, making it the perfect guy’s accessory.
Stanley Thermos and Flask Set
Probably the coolest Valentine’s Day gift on the list, Stanley thermos’s are camping essentials capable of being passed down from generation to generation. Stanley products are highly sought-after gifts that any outdoorsman would cherish and this set comes with two! Stanley’s legendary 1.1QT Vacuum Bottle and Flask gift set brings two iconic items together in one thoughtful gift. They will never rust, are naturally BPA free, leak proof and will keep drinks hot or cold for 24 hours. Perfect for the outdoorsman who loves their coffee… and their booze. At $40, it’s basically a steal.
American Trench Stripe and Solids Sock Packs
Socks are one of those things that you truly grow to appreciate as you get older. This Valentine’s Day, give the gift of comfort and quality with these incredible Stripe and Solid Sock packs from American Trench. Their cotton socks are made in North Carolina at a family owned mill using Spanish spun yarn, while the wool varieties are knit in Reading, PA. As an added benefit, these 4 packs of socks are more than half off from their retail price of $58.
Babe of Brooklyn: No. 1 Original Beard Balm
If you’re looking to get intimate with your bearded dude this Valentine’s Day, check out this amazing smelling all natural Beard Balm by Babe of Brooklyn. It’s full of incredible all organic ingredients giving it a great feel and scent. The No. 1 Original Beard Balm is handmade from a premium blend of American Jojaba, Cedarwood, Shea butter, hemp seed and other botanical extracts. Produced in Brooklyn and designed to keep facial hair soft and healthy, this balm is also great for his face and can even be used to moisturize his dry hands. Best of all, it is designed to dissolve rapidly so it won’t feel greasy while you’re holding hands during your Valentine’s day date.
United By Blue Ragg Wool Gloves
These USA made gloves by United by Blue feature warm, no-itch wool and a handy leather grip. With winter expected to last another 6 weeks, give the gift that helps him brave any and all conditions. These ragg wool gloves are designed to trap heat and repel water with durable deerskin leather that will last for years to come. The gloves are made right here in New York and as with all United By Blue purchases, they pledge to remove one pound of trash from our planet’s waterways for every product they sell. This is a gift you can really both feel good about.
Filson Travel Kit
Planning that perfect romantic Valentine’s getaway? Check out this incredible Filson Travel Kit that will help keep all of his intimate essentials organized on your next trip. This water-repellent travel kit is fully lined with nylon and can be rolled or packed into bags. It features Bridle Leather accents, a rustproof brass zipper and four stow pockets. Filson’s Travel Kit is one of those gifts we all wish we had, but never buy for ourselves.